Live action and animated sequences teach children how to listen with a purpose. Shows that there can be problems and hindrances to listening effectively and presents exercises that will develop good listening skills. Topic: education
byU.S. Department of Health, Education and Welfare
Outlines the methods and goals aimed at in achieving an understanding of the mental health aspects of student-teacher relationships.We digitized and uploaded this film from the A/V Geeks Archives. Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project. Topic: education
This video on Teaching from Space features an electronic field trip to understand global environmental change. It looks at one component used to understand environmental change: EOSDIS (The Earth Observing System Data & Information System). The target audience is educators. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC. Topics: NASA, education
Shows how interested citizens like those of Arlington County, Virginia, are able by working together to effect legislation and revitalize the public schools. Also describes the struggles to improve education in Arkansas, in Delaware, and in Long Island.We digitized and uploaded this film from the A/V Geeks Archives. Email us at email@example.com if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project. Topics: schools, education
A fifth grade teacher explains how properly motivated unit study projects which are planned and developed by her class contribute to the students' knowledge and improve their skills in working together and sharing information. We digitized and uploaded this film from the A/V Geeks Archives. Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project. Topics: teaching, education
Suggests use which the classroom teacher may make of the feltboard. The feltboard is also known as the visual board, feltogram or flannelgraph.We digitized and uploaded this film from the A/V Geeks Archives. Email us at email@example.com if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project. Topics: education, felt
A young student teacher discovers that his own enthusiasm for mathematics is not sufficient motivation for restless young students. He finds that only when he aims his teaching at goals his youngsters can recognize and find desirable, do class interest and achievement rise to the level he requires. Film demonstrates that adequate motivation is basic to all good teaching and the techniques and psychological principles that this teacher employs apply with equal force in any area of the school... Topics: education, class
Dr Arthur Bestor, Professor of history at the University of Illinois, comments on the importance of a disciplined mind and outlines the methods of obtaining intellectual discipline in a democratic society. States that life adjustment education has two essential elements: first, to help young people develop the skills, knowledge, and the attitudes for dealing intelligently with the immediate situations of everyday living; and second, to help them understand the persistent aspects of a situation... Topics: Education as Intellectual Discipline, Education, Education foundations, Religion and philosophy
Freeway Phobia SummaryDemonstrates proper freeway driving techniques. Describes various driving hazards, such as faulty car maintenance, loose objects within the car, badly loaded trailers, inadequate fuel supply and inconsiderate and dangerous drivers. Features cartoon character, Goofy. Topics: Freeway Phobia, Driver education, Driver education
byHeathcote, Dorothy; Northwestern University Film Library
Continuing her work with the group depicted in Park 1, Heathcote poses three moral dilemmas, using drama to evoke focus and feeling. From the Dorothy Heathcote Teaching series Topics: Drama in education, Drama in education
The basic production techniques for eight types of handmade lantern slides are featured. Teachers demonstrate how to make the types of slides most appropriate for use on various grade levels. Many suggestions concerning sources of content materials and uses for the various slides are also presented.We digitized and uploaded this film from the A/V Geeks Archives. Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project. Topics: audiovisual tools, education
Stopping Drugs, Part IIFrontline #504Original Air Date February 17, 1987Produced and directed by Andrew LiebmanWritten by Graham Chedd and Andrew LiebmanInformation from: http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline/shows/drugs/archive/stoppingdrugs2.htmlTranscript available at that url, along with other resources.Multiple captures of the url available on the Wayback Machine.This capture retrieved from Dope 18,http://archive.org/details/DOPE018/ Topics: frontline, drugs, drug education
A case study is used to demonstrate the psychological evaluation of children who cannot be examined by usual verbal-dependent tests because of age, physical handicaps, or foreign language. Includes an overview of Gesell Development Scales, Leiter International Performance Scale, parts of Merrill-Palmer Scale, and Peabody Vocabulary Test. K. Fishler, R. Koch, and C.J. Ross Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Psychometrics, Developmental psychology, Psychological testing, Tests... Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
This is Robert A drama of the Civil War. Two Union soldiers and a Confederate soldier, facing each other at a battle front, agree on an hour's truce during which they exchange conversation and supplies and join in a mutual salute over the grave of a newly buried Union soldier. Topics: This is Robert, Child welfare, Clinical psychology, Preschool education, Elementary education,...
China: A Class By Itself An inside look at China working towards the goal of becoming a superpower by the year 2000 via education as the key to modernization. Filmed in Peking, on a rural commune in central China, and in the industrial northeast region, Jack Reynolds interviews Vice Premier Fang Yi and the president of Peking University, as well as students, workers, and peasants. Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film SummaryTakes an inside look... Topics: China a class by itself, China, Nationalism, International and comparative education, International...
Dr. Scarvin B. Anderson discusses two guiding principles in test interpretation--any test score is only an estimate of a student's ability, and percentiles are meaningful only if the characteristics of the norms group on which they are based are known. Discusses testing scores in terms of bands rather than points Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Educational tests and measurements, Tests and measurements... Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
Establishes standards in neonatal examination. Shows normal and abnormal responses to a series of tests. For professional use only. Describes postdelivery care of the newborn, including procedure in the nursery, examination by a pediatrician, feeding and bathing, and child development. From the Nine to Get Ready series. Topics: Neurological Examination of the Newborn, Neurophysiology, Tests and measurements (Education),...
Preparing Today For Your Tomorrow Description: Covers four students who share what they learned about careers while visiting NASA’s Langley Research Facility. Judith Garcia, teacher in space finalist, guides these students through the Langley Research Center to speak with employees in several areas. This tape encourages students to investigate the multitude of career opportunities available to them. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V... Topics: NASA, education
Stresses the place and importance of the teacher in American life. Demonstrates the place and importance of teachers in American life, not only as classroom instructors, but as citizens and professionals.We digitized and uploaded this film from the A/V Geeks Archives. Email us at email@example.com if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project. Topics: teaching, education
Examines some of the by - products of Latin study that people expect to apply to the use of English. Concludes that the study of Latin is really irrelevant to the study of English. Examines the case of the closing of the public schools of Prince Edward County, Va. in 1959, to avoid integration and the subsequent state and federal court litigation. Topics: English and Latin, Education, Europe, Multilingual and multicultural education, Place names, United...
DOPE 62, Jan 1988. AIDS in prisons, right to die study, Miami Vice, Star Trek hypo, Robin Williams, Trading Places, Billie Holiday, Fibonacci at Karnak, AIDS vaccine, Fortune 500 companies reject marijuana users, AIDS 1987 stats, LSD in Rohnert Park, Teen drug use down, DIVA, drugs in schools, AIDS Commission finally hears from PWA's, Nightline AIDS babies, Randy Shilts, Apocalypse Now acid, lost Lennon tapes, Bronx crack, AIDS activists arrested, Rolling Stones, CARE group opposes... Topics: vhs, Drugs, San Francisco, Oakland, Berkeley, marijuana, LSD, AIDS, crack, drug education Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
One of a series of defensive driving films made by the National Safety Council, THE CROSSROADS CRASH examines the source of ½ of all traffic accidents — intersections. Shot in Skokie, Illinois in the late 1960s, the film is a classic driver's ed movie complete with droning narrator, upbeat music, and lots of POV driving shots. "Never expect every driver to do everything right," says the narrator. And guess what?, he's right!This film is part of the Periscope Film LLC archive,... Topics: Periscope Film, Stock Footage, Drivers Education, Drivers Ed, Driving, National Safety Council
Story of how Bill Frank of Chicago was tragically blinded in an on-the-job accident and what it meant to him, his family, and their way of life SummaryStory of how Bill Frank of Chicago was blinded in a work-related accident and what it meant to him, his wife and his child. Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Industrial accidents, People with disabilities, Blind and visually... Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
Illustrates good study habits and explains why they are essential to academic success in college. Visits the suburbs of London, Marseilles, and Rotterdam to show how several cities attempt to eliminate ugly and inefficient suburbs by community planning. Topics: Study Hints, Higher education, Study skills, Art media and techniques, Education, Educational...
bySkinner, B. F. (Burrhus Frederic), 1904-1990; Communications/Research/Machines, inc
Psychologist B. F. Skinner outlines his theories on the treatment of the mentally ill, criminals, and retardates, showing the successful application of these theories in a mental health facility SummaryDiscusses the application of Skinnarian theories in th education and treatment of retardates, criminals and the mentally ill. Explains the use of tokens in a program of reinforcement therapy. Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Skinner, B. F. (Burrhus Frederic), 1904-1990, Behavior therapy,... Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
Introduces addition and subtraction algorithms based upon their properties and previously learned facts about the numeration system. Introduces the Israeli kibbutz as an ongoing experiment. Looks at the lifestyles in several communities, the historical development of the concept, and the problems and satisfactions of communal living. Topics: Addition and Subtraction Algorithms, Teacher and teaching, Teaching methods and strategies,...
Featuring actor Art Gilmore -- who narrated the 1950s TV show "Highway Patrol", this scare / sales film by General Tire presents the various features of the brand's advanced Nygen cord nylon tubeless tires -- including a pressure lock and water squeegee tread that was revolutionary in its time. The film is notable for showing a variety of sensational car accidents including a car driving off of a cliff (6:40 mark) that might have come from the stock footage library of "Highway... Topics: Periscope Film, Stock Footage, Tire, Nylon Jerry Fairbanks, Art Gilmore, Automobile, Crash, Drivers...
Shows why many commonly used algorithms confuse elementary level students. Outlines meaningful division algorithms based on multiplication and subtraction. Traces the history of dolphin lore from antiquity to the present. Follows a group of divers in the Bahamas as they use an underwater piano to attract a school of dolphins. Topics: Division Algorithms, Teacher and teaching, Teaching methods and strategies, Curriculum and...
byNational Educational Television and Radio Center; Indiana University, Bloomington
Produced by NETLooks at the rehabilitation of persons afflicted with total or partial loss of speech under a new program at the University of Chicago. Explains the language modalities test, and instrument designed to diagnose the level of speech loss in aphasics, developed by Dr. Wepman, professor of psychology and surgery at the University of Chicago. From the Spectrum series SummaryPictures stroke victims and others afflicted with aphasia, the total or partial loss of speech. Explains the... Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Aphasia, Speech therapy, Neurological disorders, Physical... Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
Photographed in regular kindergarten, first-, second-, third-, and sixth-grade classes. Shows teachers using the language experience approach to help children extend language skills SummaryDepicts classroom scenes designed to assist teachers interested i./ia metadata readingthelanguageexpn. Presents an approach that uses the child's unique language patterns as a basis for reading, writing and spelling instruction. Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Reading (Elementary), English language, Language experience approach... Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
LiveDate is production date SummaryDescribes an auditory screening method known as the distraction technique, which must be learned from an experienced teacher and ./ia meed under close supervision. Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Hearing Disorders, Hearing Tests, Child, Infant, Teaching methods and... Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
byMelville, S. Donald; Educational Testing Service. Cooperative Test Division
Dr. S. Donald Melville points out some common pitfalls in test selection. He describes a method for analyzing achievement tests, placing major emphasis on studying the content of a test to discover what kind of materials are included and to determine if the content is relevant to the teaching program SummaryOutlines criteria to follow in the selection of achievement tests, such as content validity, relevance for a given course and proper balance of materials included. Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Educational tests and measurements, Achievement tests, Curriculum and... Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
Gives concrete examples of how human perceptions affect the communication process and the individual's concept of reality, introduces two major theories of perception - - the cognitive and the transactional. Pictures Dorothea Lange as she prepares for a one-woman exhibition of her work covering the past fifty years. Discusses her involvement in her work, her philosophy as a photographer, and the reasons and emotions which moved her to photograph particular scenes. Topics: Perception and Communication, Group and interpersonal processes, Perception, Psychological theory...
"From the defeat of the British, to the Constitutional Convention and into today's headlines, this production shows how Congress, the President, and Judicial System work together to reform our government. Learn how the House of Representatives and Senate work together to pass bills and create laws." -- description from box. Topics: vhs, government, education Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
byCharacter Education Partnership.; Center for Character Education.; Gerald T. Rogers Productions.
"The Character Education Partnership is a nonpartisan coalition of organizations and individuals concerned about the moral crisis confronting America's youth and dedicated to developing moral character and civic virtue in our young people as one way of promoting a more compassionate and responsible society."-- description from box. Topics: vhs, education, character Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
"Commissioned by the Character Education Partnership (CEP), the Eleven Principles of Effective Character Education presents a comprehensive guide to the development and assessment of character education programs in our nation's schools" -- description from box. Topics: vhs, character education Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
"A video that introduces and explains the fundamentals of multiplication, with Lorraine Bryant." Grades 2-5. -- description from box. Topics: vhs, math, education, multiplication Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
"A real world look at peer pressure, safe sex, money, families & divorce, drugs & alcohol, teen stress."-- description from box. Topics: vhs, teens, education Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
"Join Reader Rabbit and his pals at the all-you-can-eat diner where the musical specials of the day are featured on an amazing jukebox!" -- description from box. Topics: vhs, children's education Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
"National leaders discuss what schools and communities must do to educate for character, to develop good students and good people."-- description from box. Topics: vhs, education, character Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
Presents the methods, materials, and forms of physical education that encourage purposeful activity. Shows children's movement exploration, rhythmic dramatization, and games, and explores environmental factors that influence development through play SummaryIllust./ies methods, materials and forms of physical education which encourage a high amount of purposeful activity for children. Stresses environmental factors which influence children's development through play. Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Physical education for children, Physical education, Education Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
The Born Criminal SummaryDiscus./ia he relationship between heredity and criminality. Points out common misconceptions concerning physical characteristics as acause of crime. Explains the fallacies in Lombroso's theories of crimin.lty. Stresses the need for education in the area of genetic inheritance as related to criminal tendencies. Investigates the world of the 21st century with particular reference to patterns of communication and their projected impact upon man. Topics: The Born Criminal, Heredity, Education
"Travel on a journey around the globe and enjoy exploring basic arithmetic skills..."-- description from box. Topics: vhs, education, math, division, denmark Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
byDonald T Kincaid; Encyclopaedia Britannica Educational Corporation.
Good and bad playground spirits are presented to show social problems and safety hazards that exist in recreational areas. Stresses the importance of safety, consideration of others, and the right to privacy. Topics: Playgrounds -- Safety measures, Accidents -- Prevention, Safety education.
Looks at the beginnings of Colonial education: dame schools, Latin grammar schools, church schools, and pauper schools Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Education, Public schools, Series: Education in America (1958) Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation